List of Shortcuts

 
 
 

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Ctrl + A

Copy a text or a drawing

Ctrl + C

Open a new project

Ctrl + N

Open an existing project

Ctrl + O

Start printing

Ctrl + P

Save the current project

Ctrl + S

Cut text or a drawing

Ctrl + X

Repeat the last operation

Ctrl + Y

Paste text or a drawing

Ctrl + V

Undo the last operation

Ctrl + Z

Display the 3D view of a structure (3D XYZ)

Ctrl + Alt + 0

Project a structure on the XZ plane

Ctrl + Alt + 1

Project a structure on the XY plane

Ctrl + Alt + 2

Project a structure on the YZ plane

Ctrl + Alt + 3

Zoom in on the structure view

Ctrl + Alt + A

Display the initial view of the structure (defined by the initial angles and scale)

Ctrl + Alt + D

Exploded view of structure elements (on/off)

Ctrl + Alt + E

Zoom window

Ctrl + Alt + L

Toggle on/off the section drawing display

Ctrl + Alt + P

Zoom out on the structure view

Ctrl + Alt + R

Toggle on/off the section symbol display

Ctrl + Alt + S

Rotate continuously around the X axis

Ctrl + Alt + X

Rotate continuously around the Y axis

Ctrl + Alt + Y

Rotate continuously around the Z axis

Ctrl + Alt + Z

Delete text or a drawing

Del

Call context sensitive Help

F1

Call text editor

F9

Reduce structure attributes (supports, numbers of nodes, bars, loads) presented on screen

PgDn

Enlarge structure attributes (supports, numbers of nodes, bars, loads) presented on screen

PgUp

NoteYou can modify hotkeys by selecting the appropriate command from Tools > Customize > Customize keyboard.

See also:

Work modes - 3D view

Edit operations (zoom, pan) with the use of the mouse